Fair

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photographer: Lindsey Drennan | stylist: Matthew Chow of P1M | hair+makeup: Vanessa Jarmon of P1M | model: Irina of Elite Model Management        


Seasonal Roasted Root Vegetables

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Very Veggie features a weekly recipe that showcases the best in vegetarian, sometimes vegan, dishes, with helpful cooking and ingredient tips and tricks. It is important to change up your veggies each season to keep things interesting and nourishing. In the fall and winter, for example, we love sweet potatoes and squash, while, in the [...]


The Good, The Green and The Keen

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Green Keener is a monthly column chronicling one urban woman’s quest for a greener way of life, without compromise to her fabulous lifestyle. Ferris Bueller was, and still is, my hero. Perhaps that’s because, in high school, I was more of a Jeanie. In my final year, I’d wake up at 5:30 a.m. and conduct [...]


Blushing

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Green Beauty is the eco beauty authority—a weekly column that highlights the best in eco beauty products, brands, trends and techniques. There is something charming about someone who blushes. But, for those who do not blush easily, we recommend Josie Maran Cosmetics Argan Color Stick and Argan Blush. Argan oil comes from Morocco and is [...]


Alteration Nation

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Don’t discard something great just because the fit isn’t right. For the low price you’re paying at a thrift store, it may be worth it to take that floor-length floral dress to a tailor and get it cut into a summery sundress. Turn jumpsuits into fitted little rompers, leather pants into the perfect shorts, and [...]


Cradle Cap Solution

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Bambini is an ongoing column that features Bamboo’s favourite eco parenting ideas and products, for children of all ages. Let’s be honest: there’s nothing adorable about flaky patches of skin on your baby’s head. And, despite the fact that cradle cap is a common occurrence in an infant’s first few months of life, it doesn’t [...]


Zesty Citrus Mint Salad

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Very Veggie features a weekly recipe that showcases the best in vegetarian, sometimes vegan, dishes, with helpful cooking and ingredient tips and tricks. The combination of citrus and mint gives this salad a refreshing, summery feel. It is light, tasty and delicious. Ingredients: 4 oranges 4 grapefruits 1/2 bunch mint (or 1 tbsp mint tea [...]


In Conversation with Kate Cannata, on Sustainable Design

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When Kate Cannata quit her insurance company job, where she worked on environmental and constructional defect cases, she decided she wanted to pursue a healthier and greener life and business. So, she founded New Leaf Interior Design, a Vancouver-based eco-conscious team of interior decorators and designers. One of her bigger projects was the flagship store [...]


Look at Those Lips!

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Green Beauty is the eco beauty authority—a weekly column that highlights the best in eco beauty products, brands, trends and techniques. Lipstick is easy—take cap off, twist up, and apply. That’s why Bamboo is so happy that a punchy, poppy, and oh-so-cool lip colour is all the rage this summer. Pair a bold lip colour [...]


Back to School Shopping Guide

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It’s almost September, which means back-to-school for children, university students and parents alike. Unfortunately, many of the items our children carry around are filled with toxic substances like PVC and phthalates. But, not to worry—Bamboo has compiled a list of kid-friendly back-to-school items for students of all ages. We’ve got you covered.